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The history of Tom Jones, a foundling

The history of Tom Jones, a foundling

Fielding, Henry, 1707-1754; Keymer, Tom; Wakely, Alice

This is a funny, scandalous and picaresque tale of a young lad, reared by a magnanimous benefactor who becomes entangled in the life of an amorous 'Lady'. Tom Jones really loves Sophia but finds it hard to gain the happiness he desires through misadventure

Paperback, Book. English. Picaresque literature.
New ed.]
Published London: Penguin, 2005
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Available at Battersea Library and Putney Library.

  • Battersea Library – One available in Classics AF

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    501179946 Classics AF Adult Fiction Available
  • Putney Library – One available in CLASSICS

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    90300000621290 CLASSICS Adult Fiction Available


Statement of responsibility: Henry Fielding
Edition statement: edited with explanatory notes by Thomas Keymer and Alice Wakely /with an introduction by Thomas Keymer.
ISBN: 0140436227, 9780140436228
Note: Previous ed.: 1997.
Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. xl-xliv).
Physical Description: xlvii, 975 p. : map ; 20 cm.
Series: Penguin classics